Discovery Boxes

A number of kits are available for educators to check out for use in the classroom. The boxes contain a variety of hands-on materials, activities, and resource materials. Materials must be checked out and returned to the Nature Center. We do not ship boxes to schools.

Titles include:


Kansas Symbols

Trees and Plants


Endangered Species.
This is a Cargo for Conservation kit from the U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service

Kansas Skins and Skulls.
This box includes skins of common mammals in Kansas such as coyote, bobcat, striped skunk, red fox, racoon, opossum, and beaver. The kit also includes skulls of the beaver, coyote, and racoon. Additionl skins and skulls may be requested.